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Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
7/25/2015 4:07:53 PM

Reviewer: Llipa , 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Didn't like taking HRT pills, tried pellets which were better but made my breasts very sore. Combipatch seemed a great alternative. The side affects were not tolerable and it did nothing for libido or sleep. Hot flashes improved but had been mild. Started heavy bleeding, clotting right away. Called the Dr after a week of this who said give it a few months. The clotting stopped and the bleeding ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
5/6/2015 11:04:47 AM

Reviewer: Spencer, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication resulted in a blood clot (DVT) in my right leg and left arm. It was caught in time and treated with Lovenox and Coumadin.

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
4/23/2015 10:32:43 PM

Reviewer: Waw, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had almost immediate releif from hot flashes and insomnia, but after 4 weeks on the combi patch I started spotting/ bleeding, cramps and tender breasts. Now GYN wants to do a Endometrial biopsy...it seems from reading that bleeding is common symptom of the patch. I'm not willing to put up with the bleeding and cramps....I think that's worse than the hotflashes! I thought this was the ans ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/18/2015 3:46:47 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am 53 and perimenopausal. I was looking for treatment for hot flashes, mood swings and fatigue. The patch worked to treat those symptoms pretty much immediately - what a relief! Unfortunately my problems with hit have been bleeding and weight gain. I hadn't had a period in 6 months and have had bleeding for about 6 weeks off and on since I've been using the patch. I have also gained 5 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: "Change of Life" Signs
3/16/2015 8:16:52 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am a 55 year old who has suffered horribly for three years with severe hot flashes day and night - often six or more per hour. Started the patch after suffering side-effects from the HRT pills. The patch worked beautifully almost right away, for the first, two, weeks. Now, in week six, I am in week two of a miserable, cramping, heavy period, my hot flashes have started up again, and my bra cup ... Show Full Comment

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